Faculty and Staff Resources

Faculty Scholarship

Lam Nguyen

Lam Nguyen, Ph.D., professor of management and international business, and Mariam Sarkessian, a former BU Honors Program student and a management major, have their coauthored paper entitled “Student’s Perception on Business Ethics: An Investigation of French Students based on Gender, Age, and Education.” accepted for publication in the May 2018 Issue of SAM Advanced Management Journal. This research was completed as part of the student’s study abroad experience in France and has received recognition at the National Collegiate Honors Council Conference.

Michael Shepard, Ph.D., professor and chair, environmental, geographical, and geological sciences, recently had a new paper, "A Revised Shape Model of Asteroid (216) Kleopatra," accepted for publication in Icarus, the International Journal of Solar System Studies. A figure from this paper will be the cover for the upcoming September issue. Kleopatra is a large M-class, or metallic asteroid, and unusual because it is shaped like a dumbbell. It is also a potential spacecraft target in the next decade.

Kristie Byrum

Kristie Byrum, Ph.D, APR, an assistant professor of public relations, recently returned from the World Public Relations Forum in Oslo, Norway, where she presented, “A New Taxonomy for Strategic Communication Integration: A Model for Incorporating Public Relations Curriculum into Graduate Degree Programs." This presentation represents the second time Byrum has been appointed to present during the research stream at the World Public Relations Forum.